Allows you to highlight link terms in the text that you submit.

Set Text to the text that you want to highlight. You can also submit an IDX or XML document. In this case, you must set TextParse to True.

Set Links to the terms that you want to highlight in the specified Text. You can provide a list of stemmed terms, or you can specify a query string. If you specify a query string, you must also set Boolean to True.

Example analysis discovered methods to determine the exact sequence of nucleotides that compose a specific gene&Links=nucleotid+gene+analysis

This action uses port 9000 to send the specified text to HPE Content Component, which is located on a machine with the IP address HPE Content Component then returns a version of the submitted text, highlighting all terms that stem from the links nucleotid, gene, and analysis.

XML output:

Gene <font color="red">analysis</font> discovered methods to determine the exact sequence of <font color="red">nucleotides</font> that compose a specific <font color="red">gene</font>

The XML output also an <autn:highlighted> tag to indicate whether any of the text was highlighted.


Parameter Description Required
Boolean The format of the terms in Links.  
DetectLanguageType Whether to detect the language type of the text.  
EndTag The end HTML tag to apply to highlighted terms.  
FieldText Add a field restriction to results.  
FieldRestriction Restricts a query to specified fields. See Comments
HardFieldRestriction Whether to use only the fields that you list in the FieldRestriction parameter for matching. See Comments
Highlight Whether to highlight link terms or sentences in the results.  
HighlightTagTerm Adds an attribute to the StartTag to indicate the term that is highlighted.  
IgnoreSpecials Treat special characters as normal characters in query syntax. See Comments
LanguageType The language type of the terms.  
Links The terms to highlight in the Text. Yes
MatchAllTerms Return only results that match all terms in a query. See Comments
OutputEncoding The encoding to convert the results to.  
StartTag The opening HTML tag to apply to highlighted terms.  
Stemming Disable stemming so that only documents that contain exact matches of query terms can return as results. See Comments
Synchronous Whether to run the action synchronously or asynchronously.  
Text The text to highlight. Yes
TextParse The format of the Text.  
XMLFormat Interprets the text as XML or HTML.  

This action accepts the following standard ACI action parameters.

Parameter Description
ActionID A string to use to identify an ACI action.
EncryptResponse Encrypt the output.
FileName The file to write output to.
ForceTemplateRefresh Forces the server to load the template from disk.
Output Writes output to a file.
ResponseFormat The format of the action output.
Template The template to use for the action output.
TemplateParamCSVs A list of variables to use for the specified template.


To use the following parameters, you must also set Boolean to True:

You must also set Boolean to True if you use the case-sensitive term operator (~Term).